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Dream On at V&A Museum of Childhood

Explore the idea that toys may actually be living things, through surreal works. 10 Feb-20 Jan<br>Read more about Dream On at V&A Museum of Childhood on …

Things to do this weekend in London

Whether you want to see a hot new show, catch the latest exhibition or spend a fun family day out in the capital, discover what’s on in London this …

This Abs Circuit Workout Will Shock Your Core Into Shape

This one is TOUGH.<p>If you really want to sculpt abs that even Kim Kardashian would envy, a non-stop circuit workout is your best bet. That's because, circuits not only put your body through a number of exercises in a short amount of time, they also get your heart rate revved and give your metabolism …

Tip: The Least Effective Core Exercise

Honestly, people who do this exercise may not be smart enough to read an article about why it's a dumb exercise.<p>Do I really need to explain why the …

Xbox One's Supercharged Game Pass Should Start Worrying Sony And Nintendo

Today, Microsoft announced that it was expanding the Xbox Game Pass to also include brand new, Xbox-exclusive titles. As in, when Xbox One exclusives launch, <i>Sea of Thieves, Crackdown 3</i>, or future <i>Halo</i> or <i>Gears</i> games, they will also appear on day one in Xbox Game Pass.<p>The $10 a month service, which …

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The Reason Why The Xbox One X Is Selling Out In Japan

Early this morning, a sign went up in front of the Yodobashi Camera in Tokyo’s Akihabara. It read 完売 (kanbai), which means “sold out.” This is just …

Xbox One X Review

An incredibly impressive console that delivers exactly what was promised.<p>Microsoft’s positioned the $500 Xbox One X as the most powerful console ever …

Epic Games suing two individuals over Fortnite cheats

Court documents claim copyright infringement<p>Epic Games has filed suit against two individuals for making and using software that allows players to cheat in their game, <i>Fortnite</i>, according to court documents. A pair of suits filed in North Carolina name Brandon Broom and Charles Vraspir as the …

The 'Destiny 2' PC Beta Is Blowing Me Away

While I’ve been hyped about <i>Destiny 2</i> for months now, I was ready to shrug off the PC version of the game. Sure, it might be cool to play the game on PC for the first time, but clearly after three years on console, that was clearly going to remain my primary platform.<p>Now, I’m not so sure.<p>The <i>Destiny …

The Bodyweight Workout You Do NOT Want To Underestimate

"I've destroyed super-fit clients using nothing but their own weight as resistance."<p>No gym? No weights? No time? No excuses for skipping this tone-all-over workout.<p>"There's a misconception that body-weight exercises are less effective for building strength than loaded ones, so they're often thought …

The 15-Minute Bodyweight Workout You Can Do Anywhere

The last thing any runner, mountain biker, or rock climber wants to do is take their strength training to the (not so great) indoors. But like it or not, strength training is a critical part of an endurance workout regimen. It prevents muscle imbalances, protects you from injury, and increases …

Strong, Fast, and Ripped: The Training Plan

Build an athletic body that's primed for peak performance<p>Why do you work out? Better question: Why do you <i>train</i>? Because there is a difference. After all, lots of people work out—to burn calories or relieve stress or just because they like to sweat. But athletes train. They train with the purpose of …

No Equipment, No Excuses: Joe Wicks's Best Workouts (and Yes, We Stole His Line)

If you want simple, easy, quick and effective workouts, then there are few better people to turn to on Instagram and YouTube than Joe Wicks. Wicks's …

14 of the Best Butt Exercises You Can Do Without a Gym Membership

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New Red Xbox One Controller Coming This Month

Red dawn.<p>Microsoft has revealed a new matte red version of the standard Xbox One controller, due for release on January 10<p>Seemingly exclusive to …

This Week's Xbox One and Xbox 360 Deals With Gold Revealed

It's a new week, which means there is a fresh set of deals available on Xbox Live.<p>As posted by Major Nelson, the first weekly sale of 2017 includes a number of Xbox One and Xbox 360 deals, all of which can be seen below. The lineup might look light, but this isn't the only sale going on now, as the …

'Final Fantasy XV' Comes Out Today For PS4 And Xbox One

This week, <i>Final Fantasy XV</i>. Next week, <i>The Last Guardian</i>. I don’t know if we’ve traveled into the future or the past, but whenever we are it’s a good time to be a fan of long-awaited projects from famous Japanese game makers. <i>Final Fantasy XV</i> entered into production when George W. Bush was president …

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Update In Time For Double XP Weekend

Infinite Warfare Patch Notes<p>Just in time for this weekend’s double XP event, on now until Monday at 10 AM PT/1 PM ET, Infinity Ward has released the …

Huge Fallout: New Vegas mod rolls out an eye-popping trailer

Do want.<p><i>Fallout: The Frontier</i> is an enormous mod project (working off <i>Fallout: New Vegas</i>) that's been underway for more than a year. It still doesn't have a projected launch date, but it's far enough along that the mod-makers are comfortable putting out this trailer. It is glorious.<p>Set in the ruins …

Call of Duty: Top 5 Celebrity Marketing Moments and Top 5 Actors In-Game

<i>Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare</i> has landed and with it comes the latest marketing campaign headlined by the “Screw It, Let’s Go To Space” commercial …

Black Friday deals for Sunday 20th November

<i>A note from the editor: Jelly Deals is a new deals site launched by our parent company, Gamer Network, with a mission to find the best bargains out</i> …

'Destiny' Fans Are Super Unhappy With Crucible Matchmaking And Bungie's Explanations

With PvE content starting to dry up completely once more in the wake of <i>Destiny</i>’s (possibly last) expansion, <i>Rise of Iron</i>, the community’s focus has shifted toward age-old problems with PvP, The Crucible, the one activity that keeps players around, and something that tends to be the focus of many of …

September's Video Game Releases: A Complete Guide

We have all the info on the September video game releases<p>So summer is coming to an end, and with the cooler breezes of September, it will soon be …

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Battlefield 4 just got a huge makeover on console

Hooray! After three years Battlefield 4 is finally out of Early Access!<p>Okay that's not quite fair, but good god this game has changed so much since …

A Family Scrapbook May Have Unearthed KFC's Secret Recipe

Like the recipe for Coca-Cola, the 11 herbs and spices that make up KFC’s distinctive chicken has become part of the company’s lore. Numerous people …

An Energizing 12-Minute Workout to Wake You Up

When it comes to exercise, caffeine has its benefits, but it also has some drawbacks (like possibly feeling more jittery than energized). So if a cup …

Xbox One summer update begins its rollout to users

New features, such as Background Music, are coming to the console<p>Xbox One's summer update has begun rolling out to users this weekend. It may take a couple of days for some to receive the prompt that downloads the patch, but the update delivering Cortana, background music and more is on the way now.<p>…

Free Xbox One/360 Games With Gold for August 2016 revealed

The lineup of free games Xbox Live Gold members will receive in August has been announced, with the first of the games set to be available next week.<p>Xbox One's games include Warriors Orochi 3 Ultimate and WWE 2K16. The Xbox 360 games (which are also playable on Xbox One) are Spelunky and Beyond …

Red Dead Redemption’s Success On Xbox One Is Another Knock Against The Lack of Backwards Compatibility on PS4

For a company that started this generation as vehemently anti consumer as Microsoft with the Xbox One, they are sure doing a whole lot of things the …

ADR1FT rumoured to be arriving on Xbox One in September | On MSFT

ADR1FT is a first-person-shooter game that takes place in space. The game aims to immerse you as much as possible by having realistic physics, …